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Calendar for Kentucky General Assembly Week of January 16th

Monday, January 16, 2017 No Meetings Scheduled Tuesday, January 17, 2017 1:00 pm, Annex Room 149 ADMINISTRATIVE REGULATION REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE Members: Sen. Ernie Harris (Co-Chair), Sen. Julie Raque Adams, Sen. Perry B. Clark, Sen. Alice Forgy Kerr, Rep. Mary Lou Marzian, Rep. Jason Petrie, Rep. Tommy Turner, Rep. Ken Upchurch…


U.S. Senate confirmation hearings: Thursday, January 12

9:30 a.m. Senate Armed Services Committee: Secretary of Defense nominee, James N. Mattis. 10 a.m. Senate Intelligence Committee: Director of the Central Intelligence Agency nominee, Mike Pompeo. *This confirmation hearing was moved from Wednesday, January 11 at 10 a.m. 10 a.m. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee: Secretary of…


Episode 102 Special Edition: First week of 2017 Session

This is a special edition of the podcast to cover the unprecedented action in the first week of the 2017 Kentucky General Assembly House Bill 1. HB 1, sponsored by House Speaker Jeff Hoover, R-Jamestown, and Rep. Jim DeCesare, R-Bowling Green, would make Kentucky the nation’s 27th right-to-work state. Right-to-work…


Episode 101: The Kentucky Gazette Podcast

Our first regular episode looking at the issue of the Kentucky Gazette hitting newsstands and mailboxes this week. The episode looks at: Tax reform desired, but no plans yet some say special session next year may tackle pressing issue by Mike Maharrey. A Quick Look at Kentucky’s 30 New Lawmakers…


U.S. Senate confirmation hearings: Wednesday January 11

9:00a.m. Senate Foreign Relations Committee: Secretary of State nominee, Rex Tillerson. 9:30a.m. Senate Judiciary Committee: Attorney General nominee, U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama. 10:00a.m. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee: Secretary of Education nominee, Betsy DeVos. *This confirmation hearing has been moved to Tuesday, January 17 at 5:00p.m. 10:00a.m….